“Selfie Harm:” Renowned Photographer Shows To What Extent Teens Edit Their Own Photos For Social Media

Teenagers feel a lot of pressure to be and look a certain way. But to what extent? To find out, creative agency M&C Saatchi has partnered with the renowned British photographer Rankin and MTArt Agency. As part of VISUAL DIET, a campaign that explores the impact of imagery on mental health, they asked a group of teens to polish their selfies for social media.

“In the series ‘Selfie Harm‘ I was specifically looking and experimenting with the apps that are actually targeted at teenagers,” Rankin told Bored Panda. “They are like playing computer games and consequently are really good fun.

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